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Books About Creating, Maintaining, and Leveling-Up Your Friendships

Friendships are key to our health and happiness. Fight loneliness and build connection with tips from these books.

Fat Phobia’s Origins (Hint: It’s Racism)

Fearing the Black Body by Sabrina Sabrina Strings, Ph.D. explains how Western society went from Rubenesque ideals to fat phobia.

A Messy Queer Girlhood in Singapore

Why you want to add DINNER ON MONSTER ISLAND to your TBR.

8 Inspirational Books on Finding Your Purpose

Feeling lost and confused? These eight books on finding your purpose can offer guidance in this challenging time.

Imagination: A Manifesto

Read an excerpt from IMAGINATION: A MANIFESTO by Ruha Benjamin, a call to use imagination to change society and reshape the future.

10 New Nonfiction Book Releases of February 2024

Your new nonfiction releases for February are here!

Books to Help You Stick to Your New Year’s Resolution

Identify your priorities, clear your head, and get organized.

9 Books to Celebrate The 20th Anniversary of MEAN GIRLS

From books on puberty to novels about social media popularity, these reads are perfect for celebrating 20 years of MEAN GIRLS.

The 8 Best Nonfiction Books of 2023 That You Need To Read in 2024

2023 is over, but the best nonfiction books of 2023, from memoirs to microhistories and more, deserve a spot on your 2024 TBR.

25 of the Best Self-Improvement Books to Read in 2024

If the shine of your resolutions and goals is wearing off, take a look at 25 of the best self-improvement books to read in 2024.